Temptations of the Sirens: Ethical Issues in Libraries

Law Library Journal, Vol. 104:4 (2012-36)

Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012/31

22 Pages Posted: 27 Nov 2012

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Herb Cihak

Independent

Joan S. Howland

University of Minnesota Law School

Date Written: November 1, 2012

Abstract

In this article, librarians are challenged and encouraged to integrate ethical analysis into all aspects of library decision making. An approach to ethical issues in the workplace is outlined, and difficult ethical situations are viewed through the prism of a culture of ethical behavior.

Keywords: ethics, librarianship, workplace

Suggested Citation

Cihak, Herb and Howland, Joan S., Temptations of the Sirens: Ethical Issues in Libraries (November 1, 2012). Law Library Journal, Vol. 104:4 (2012-36), Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012/31, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2181458

Joan S. Howland

University of Minnesota Law School ( email )

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Minneapolis, MN 55455
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